Western Junction Weather


41.56°S 147.22°E 144m AMSL

Launceston Airport Forecast

Tonight 12°C
Tomorrow 25°C
rain

Now

24.4°C steady
Updated at 18:10 EDT

Central North for Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, becoming less likely in the early afternoon. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending E/SE in the late afternoon then tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Monday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Winds SE 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Launceston Ap

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Temperature 24.4°C steady
Dew Point 8.8°C steady
Feels Like 21.6°C
Relative Humidity 37%
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SSE 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1007.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 10.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:59 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:44 EDT

Nearby Now

Cressy 23.8°C
Launceston 24.4°C
Scottsdale 24.0°C
Fingal 19.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
20°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
14°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
12°C

Central North Weather Warnings

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Tas - Sun 16:09 EDT
Strong Wind Warning Monday Banks St & Franklin Sound, East of Flinders Is & Upper East, South West & CW coasts. Cancelled Monday CN Coast

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Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Jan 19
Mon
Jan 20
Tue
Jan 21
Wed
Jan 22
Thu
Jan 23
Fri
Jan 24
Sat
Jan 25

Mostly sunny

Rain

Mostly sunny

Rain developing

Rain

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 25°C 25°C 27°C 18°C 21°C 21°C
Minimum 10°C 12°C 11°C 10°C 11°C 9°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 40% 20% 10% 80% 80% 50% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 15
km/h
16
km/h
27
km/h
30
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
32
km/h
21
km/h
33
km/h
30
km/h
39
km/h
26
km/h
35
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 15km/h
SSE
S 16km/h
S
SSE 27km/h
SSE
SSE 30km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
NW 21km/h
NW
N 17km/h
N
N 32km/h
N
NNW 21km/h
NNW
NNW 33km/h
NNW
NNW 30km/h
NNW
NW 39km/h
NW
NNW 26km/h
NNW
NNW 35km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 66% 41% 69% 44% 64% 44% 66% 42% 80% 69% 72% 55% 70% 55%
Dew Point 9°C 12°C 10°C 12°C 9°C 12°C 10°C 13°C 11°C 12°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 12°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:28 EDT
sunrise
06:01 EDT
sunset
20:43 EDT
last light
21:15 EDT
moon
rise
Mon 01:57 EDT
set
Mon 16:30 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 25
moon
Sun
Feb 2
moon
Sun
Feb 9
moon
Sun
Feb 16

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jan 19
11.8°C 26°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 18
6.5°C 22.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 17
6.1°C 22.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 16
17.2°C 22.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 15
15.0°C 27.6°C 0.0mm

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
35.0mm
6.5 Day(s)
Total For 2020
7.4mm
2 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
3.4mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
7.2mm
Jan 11
Lowest Temperature
5.6°C
Jan 1
Highest Temperature
29.9°C
Jan 14

Launceston Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.6°C
1st
Lowest On Record
1.3°C
2nd 2009
Average This Month
10.6°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
10.8°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.9°C
14th
Highest On Record
40.4°C
30th 2009
Average This Month
25.3°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
25.0°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.2mm
11th
Total This Month
7.4mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
35.0mm
6.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
109.4mm
2016
Driest On Record
10.4mm
2008
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Weather News

Melbourne weather: Hail pelts outer suburbs as firefighters continue to battle French Island blaze

17:55 EDT

Parts of Melbourne have been pelted with golf-ball sized hailstones after thunderstorms rapidly moved across much of southern Victoria, bringing damaging winds and heavy rainfall.

Jumpers and raincoats needed for Melbourne & Adelaide

16:47 EDT

Temperatures well below average are forecast for Melbourne and Adelaide over the coming days, with some drizzly rain also adding to the chill factor.   Daytime temperatures are only expected to reach a top of 21 degrees on Monday in Melbourne, as a trough residing over the region keeps skies overcast and some possibly strong southerly winds persist throughout the day.

Heavy rain floods Helensvale caravan park on the Gold Coast, road collapses on Sunshine Coast

16:22 EDT

A road has partially collapsed on the Sunshine Coast in what the local council believe could have been caused by recent heavy rain.